8 Affordable Ideas for 4th of July Celebrations

Summer entertaining is meant to be simple and nothing epitomizes a summer party more than a 4th of July celebration. These nine tips are meant to make your day easy and inexpensive yet full of unique touches that will have your guests going how do they do it? So fire up the grill, raise the flag, and get ready to celebrate in fun, affordable style. Hot Dog Potluck No Fourth of July celebration Read more ...

World Cup Memorabilia for the Ultimate FIFA Fan

Now that we're almost set for the Round of 16 in the FIFA World Cup, it's about time that you get yourself geared up so you can showcase your love of the sport--or at least your love of your favorite team. Here are a few essential World Cup memorabilia to get you on your way! Wrap Up in Team Scarves FIFA scarves are not just an accessory to stay warm, but also stylish banners that strike Read more ...

Fun & Festive 4th of July Crafts for Kids

Keep kids entertained and in a patriotic mood with these budget friendly 4th of July crafts. We have patriotic themed projects your kids can easily make that can be shared at your upcoming Independence Day gathering. Let their imagination go as they make these projects their own. Start by gathering any red, white and blue craft supplies you have at the house. Recycle paper towel and toilet Read more ...

Get the Most Out of the Summer Solstice

This Saturday, June 21, is the longest day of the year, also known as the Summer Solstice. It’s a day that is rich in tradition, meaning and sunshine. It’s been celebrated for hundreds of years in countries around the world. We think the best way to honor the solstice is to get outdoors, so here are a few ways to make the most of your extra sunlight. Get out picking: Long ago, it was Read more ...

6 Sizzling Outdoor Summer Party Ideas

Now that it's summer, it's time to enjoy the outdoors and celebrate with a summer soiree or two. Here are six sizzling outdoor summer party ideas for kids, teens and adults that are sure to create lasting memories. Kids Summer Party Ideas 1. Glow in the Dark Party - these parties are all the rage with kids this summer. A trip to the Dollar General will set you up with all the glow in Read more ...

4 Things to Know About the FIFA World Cup

You might have noticed an abundance of soccer jerseys and painted faces around town. Maybe even seen best friends become bitter rivals. Don't be alarmed--it's just the FIFA World Cup. Here are a few things you need to know to get up to speed on the World Cup. 1. The World Cup Is Soccer's Biggest Stage Every four years, national soccer (or futbol) teams gather in a centralized location Read more ...

6 Genius & Budget-Friendly Graduation Party Ideas

It’s the age of all things DIY, so some of us may be feeling the extra pressure to make our grad parties shine this year. Fortunately, there are plenty of genius ideas that are easy to execute and sure to impress. Here are some budget-friendly food and décor to up the ante on your grad’s special day. Floating Photo Collage: Hole-punch the top of photos and tie them to balloon strings for Read more ...

DIY Frozen Birthday Party Ideas

Cool off this summer with a Disney-inspired party for your kids. These recipes and DIY Frozen birthday party ideas feature cool treats and designs that won't overwhelm. Frozen Decor: Set the tone with the Frozen soundtrack playing in the background Think snowflakes, bling and sparkle Cut out our free printable to use for name cards, water bottles and cupcake toppers. Frame our "I Read more ...